Review The No-Spend Challenge Guide: How to Stop Spending Money Impulsively, Pay off Debt Fast, & Make Your Finances Fit Your Dreams
by JEN SMITH
In “The No-Spend Challenge,” author Jen Smith challenges readers into leading a frugal lifestyle, dispensing tips and strategies on how to tackle such a feat prior and after completion. However, “The No-Spend Challenge” can be seen as more than a guide to a newfound trend, as it can be seen as a game plan to prevent oneself from accruing common, avoidable expenses while still accomplishing one’s life goals. A quick, compact yet down-to-earth, and fun read, Jen Smith’s “The No-Spend Challenge Guide: How to Stop Spending Money Impulsively, Pay off Debt Fast, & Make Your Finances Fit Your Dreams” shows the values of frugal living and how it may benefit the future of ones’ personal finance.
About the Author
Jen Smith is the writer behind the personal finance blog ModernFrugality.com and one half of the Frugal Friends Podcast. Jen and her husband Travis paid off $78,000 of car and student loan debt in 23 months and didn’t have to move back in with their parents to do it. Jen has been featured in major publications including Time Magazine, Reader’s Digest, Parade, Women’s Day, and U.S. News & World Report. She loves helping people discover their inner frugality and get out of debt fast.
Table of Contents
- Stop Spending to Start a Living
- Why Budgeting Alone Doesn’t Cut It
- Preparing for a No-Spend Challenge
- Tips and Strategies For Your No-Spend Challenge
- Spending Less and Making More
- Beyond the Challenge